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William W. Kirsch - Marin Architect Architectural Services

EDUCATION:Bachelor of Science in Architecture, 1956   University of Cincinnati

REGISTRATION      State of California, 1966  State of Florida, 1992


PUBLICATIONS (All California Projects)       

Life Magazine (1966) Hart Residence, Ross

House Beautiful (1970) Harlow Residence, Muir Beach

San Francisco Examiner (1970) Harlow Residence, Muir Beach

San Jose Mercury News (1970) Harlow Residence, Muir Beach

Los Angeles Times (1970) Harlow Residence, Muir Beach

Toledo Blade (1971) Harlow Residence, Muir Beach

Sunset Magazine (1971) Holmes House, Mill Valley (Honor Award)

Life Magazine (1972) Holmes House, Mill Valley

Christian Science Monitor (1972) Holmes House, Mill Valley

Italian/German/Spanish Publications, Holmes House, Mill Valley

Book, Inside Today's Home (1975) Holmes House, Mill Valley

Sunset Magazine (1972) Award Winning Architects

Independent Journal, (1972) Barrett House, Sausalito

Canada TV (1972) Film,  Arcology - City in the Image of Man (20 minutes)

            With Paolo Solari, Christopher Alexander and Kirsch

Rolling Stone (1974) Davis House, Mill Valley

Japan Interior Design (1975) San Francisco featured, various projects

Japan Interior Design (1976) feature William Kirsch - 17 houses

Wood Trends Magazine (1974) Old Brown's Store - Commercial, Mill Valley

Sunset Magazine (1973) Hart House, Ross

Pacific Sun (1976) Article: Funk & Fern: about Kirsch

Book - Living Barns (1975) - Weinstein Barn, Napa

San Francisco Chronicle (1975) Weinstein Barn, Napa

Christian Science Monitor (1975) Weinstein Barn, Napa

Los Angeles Times (1981) Weinstein Barn, Napa

Redwood News (1990) Weinstein Barn, Napa

Museum of Modern Art Paris (1975) Group Show of American Architects

Book - So This is Where You Work (1979) Marcucci Dental Offices, San Francisco

Book - Offices (1982) Marcucci Dental Offices, San Francisco



Sunset Magazine, Western Home Awards (1971) Honor Award

            Holmes Residence, Mill Valley

 City of Santa Rosa, Environmental Enrichment Award (1982), Railroad Plaza

Commercial, Retail, under Freeway 101 Overpass, Sonoma County,

Warsen-Schwindt Developer

 Mini Storage Messenger, (1987) Facility of the Year Award, Self Storage Facility

            San Pablo Ave., Berkeley, Alameda County



Commercial - Restaurant & Bars

Palace Hotel Restoration, Ukiah

Ned's Restaurant & Bar, San Anselmo

Station House Café, Pt. Reyes Station

Olema Farmhouse, Olema

Drake's Beach Café, Pt. Reyes National Seashore Park

Olema Inn, Olema

Nick's Cove, Marshall

Commercial - Retail / Office

Railroad Plaza, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County (Award)

Old Brown's Store, Mill Valley

Emporium,(circa 1895), Pt. Reyes Station

The Creamery Annex, Pt. Reyes Station

Marcucci Dental Offices, San Francisco

Braverman & Gershow Medical Offices, San Francisco

County Offices, Ukiah

Medical Offices, Greenbrae

Oxford Suites - 40,000 s.f , Santa Clara County 

Commercial - Art Galleries

Hardman - Kopp Gallery, San Francisco

Fine Art Collections, Tiburon

Fine Art Collections, Sausalito

Grapestake Gallery, San Francisco 


Bed and Breakfast Inns 

London House, Pt. Reyes Station

Drakes Cottage, Pt. Reyes Station

Carriage House, Pt. Reyes Station

Casa Mexicana, Pt. Reyes Station

Pt. Reyes Station Inn, Pt. Reyes Station

Nick's Cove & Cottages, Marshall


Ranch Facilities 

Crazy Horse Ranch, circa 1885 log house, restoration - Willits

Berkowitz new ranch house, Willits

Diggs- ranch house and barn, Healdsburg

Maher ranch house, Healdsburg

Windfield Station Equestrian Facility, Nicasio


Residential (a partial list) 

Have designed over 300 homes for Custom Clients and Market Homes for builders. 
The following is a partial list of Custom homes and their location.

Maytag Residence, Mill Valley

Holmes Residence, Mill Valley (Award)

Hart Residence, Ross

Swig Residence, Lucas Valley

Braverman Residence, Mill Valley

Kuhn Residence, Mill Valley

Harlow Residence, Muir Beach

Hall Residence, Muir Beach

Kriegel Residence, Muir Beach

Lee Residence, Alamo

Davis Residence, Mill Valley

Scholle Residence, Kentfield

Walter Haas Residence, Lagunitas

Garfinkle Residence, San Francisco

Bell Residence, San Anselmo

Rogers Residence, San Anselmo

Kirsch Studio, Sausalito

Hassell Residence, San Francisco

Stockford Residence, Sausalito

Behr Residence, Berkeley


Residential (Continued) 

Marks Residence, Novato

Thurston Residence, Oakland

LaSane Residence, Oakland

Zamlich - 40 Houses for Market

Fischer House - Anacortes, Washington

Abbati Residence, San Francisco

Giacommini Residence, Pt. Reyes Station

Bonfilio Residence, Forest Knolls

Baxter Residence, Inverness

Supinski Residence,  Estes Park, Colorado

Miao Residence, Pt. Reyes

Jones / LeBlanc Residence, Pt. Reyes

Meckfessel Residence, Inverness Park

Lakes Residence, Lagunitas


Floating Homes 

McKay Houseboat, Sausalito

Diggs Houseboat, Sausalito

Schenk Houseboat, Sausalito

Kirsch Houseboat, Sausalito


Light Industrial - Self-Storage Facilities

5 x 10 Self Storage, San Jose

Novato Self Storage, Novato

Vallejo Self Storage, Vallejo

Berkeley Self Storage, Berkeley

Petaluma Self Storage, Petaluma

Main Street Self Storage, Willits 


Industrial - North Marin Water District

Maintenance Facility, Novato

Two Pumping Stations, Novato


Miscellaneous & Barns

Pt Reyes Vineyards, Marin County

Johnson's Oyster Co., Inverness

Motel Inverness, Inverness

Evans Hay Barn, Inverness

Inverness Valley Inn expansion

Metzger Barn, St. Helena

Weinstein Barn, Rutherford

Diggs Horse Barn, Healdsburg

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